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Fully Healed: Brandon Crawford Returns to San Francisco Giants Lineup

PHOENIX, AZ – SEPTEMBER 07: Infielder Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants throws over the sliding A.J. Pollock #11 of the Arizona Diamondbacks to complete a double play during the first inning of the MLB game at Chase Field on September 7, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Friday night baseball features the inter-division series...
Via The Sports Journal
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Crawford laments not being able to help Giants in NL West race

Brandon Crawford is about to wrap up the best statistical season of his six-year career; yet, he still has lingering regrets. While Crawford has played 127 games for the San Francisco Giants this season, in which he has hit a career-best .255/.315/.463 with 19 home runs and 77 RBI, injuries to his oblique and calf have sidelined him intermittently over the past few weeks. "It's tough...
Via Fox Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Crawford sidelined again after injuries flare up

Brandon Crawford had hardly united with fellow middle infielder Joe Panik before he was back in the Giants' sick bay. In the Giants' 6-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday, the shortstop reinjured his oblique and left calf, which will cause him to be inactive for at least a few days after missing time due to oblique tightness in August and a calf injury in early September...
Via Fox Sports
September 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Crawford And The Myth Of The RBI Guy

There's been a lot of attention given to shortstop Brandon Crawford's RBI numbers and, to be fair, his 75 this season is second-highest on the San Francisco Giants. He's driven in so many baserunners in clutch situations, in fact, that broadcasters and sports writers have heralded the talented infielder as this season's "RBI Guy" for the Giants. Yet, the glitz of Crawford's RBI numbers...
Via The Sports Quotient
August 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Crawford leaves Giants game with injury

The San Francisco Giants are crossing their fingers that Brandon Crawford doesn't get added an already stacked disabled list. Crawford left the game in the eighth inning of the Giant's 8-5 loss to the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, which manager Bruce Bochy revealed was connected to the shortstop's at-bat in the sixth inning. "I had to take Crawford out, to be honest," Bochy said. "His...
Via Fox Sports
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Crawford’s Latest Adjustment(s)

Brandon Crawford‘s big power breakout has been a big part of the Giants’ good work so far this season despite an iffy rotation. Jeff Sullivan did a great job pointing out the changes he saw in Crawford’s swing, and the player agreed with most of his analysis. But Sullivan also pointed out that pitchers were in the middle of adjusting to the player, and it’s been Crawford’s...
Via Fangraphs
August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Trio of lovely ladies wildly celebrate after one snags foul ball at Giants game (video)

It was a glorious day for baseball at AT&T Park on Thursday as the San Francisco Giants hosted the Arizona Diamondbacks on a beautiful and sunny afternoon. Among the fans soaking up the rays and enjoying some baseball were a trio of lovely young ladies seated behind home plate. There already-wonderful day at the ballpark […] The post Trio of lovely ladies wildly celebrate after...
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September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco Giants: Better off as Wild Card?

Today’s double-header against the Chicago Cubs will be a key point in determining if the San Francisco Giants still have hopes of a division title in 2014 but could the Wild Card be the best thing thing for the Giants to compete for going forward? If the Giants fail to beat the Cubs in today’s suspended make-up game, they will fall four games back of Los Angeles, with just over...
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Umpire slips and does a split while making dramatic call

Third base umpire Gary Cederstrom tried so hard to make the correct call that even an attempt to do a split could not help him regain balance when he took a spill in Friday night's Giants-Royals game.After Giants SS Brandon Crawford swung and missed at an offspeed pitch in the second inning with runners on the corners, 3B Joaquin Arias was caught off the bag at third base. Royals...
Via The Sports Daily
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Crawford Belongs In The #2 Spot In The Lineup

  Credit: Steven Robles – SF Giants Rumors The San Francisco Giants are about to wrap up their opening series in Arizona, and so far, three different players have started the game batting second: Brandon Belt, Hunter Pence and Gregor Blanco. We knew before the season started that Marco Scuatro was going to start the year on the DL, and while Arias was the heir apparent (not...

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